W. H. B. Sands Original
Etching by Toulouse-
Original Toulouse-Lautrec etching in sanguine ink on wove paper.
From the 1927 Floury printing of 200 copies in sanguine from Lautrec's original plates. Signed in the plate
with the artist's monogram lower left of image. (There were also 200 impressions in black ink from 1927,
and 25 impressions from 1911 in black, for a total of 425 impressions.) The subject is W. H. B. Sands, a contemporary editor.
This piece is one of several drypoint on zinc etchings Lautrec executed in 1898, but it
was not published until after his death. This impression is from the book Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, 1864-1901. Dessins
- Estampes - Affiches, published in 1927 by Henry Floury. Reference: Wolfgang Wittrock, Toulouse-Lautrec:
The Complete Prints, No. 247, Vol. 2, Pp. 568-569.
- Artist: Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec
W. H. B. Sands
- Year of Execution: The plate
was executed in 1898. This impression is from the 1927 Floury edition.
Edition size: 200 in sanguine from this edition.
Image size: 8-1/4 inches H x 4-5/8 inches W (21.1 cm x 11.8 cm)
- Sheet size: 10-1/4 inches H x 7-1/2 inches W (26 cm x 19 cm)
- Frame size: 18-1/2 inches H x 15-1/2 inches W (47 cm x 39.3 cm)
Elegantly framed in a gold-leaf gallery frame. Finished with
double matte in warm grey and inner matte in complementary sand. All materials are acid free and archival quality. Set
behind a UV resistant acrylic cover.
is $500 USD. Free shipping to North America on this piece. Please contact us for shipping to Europe. Insurance included in shipping. J D Smith Fine Art will provide a Certificate of Authenticity.